Poetry Contest for the President’s Holiday Card

Encourage your students to submit a poem for their chance to have it appear in the 2023 President’s Holiday Card. Cash prizes will also be awarded to the top three winners.

Submit a concise 8 - 16 line poem, with secular, winter themes. Not too dark, not too Hallmark. The poem will represent the University on this year’s holiday card.

  • $100 cash prize presented by the Office of the President
  • 2- $50 cash prizes presented by the Department of English

Please hand in the submission to the Chair of the Department of English, Miriam Burstein, by October 16, 2023 or leave it in her mailbox on the second floor of the Fannie Barrier Williams Liberal Arts Building.

Only identification should be the student Banner number on the back of the submission. Please do not include names.  

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Kimberly A Price (kprice@brockport.edu)

Posted: September 20, 2023